Correction of the Class II malocclusion should not be a mystery. The fundamentals that have guaranteed our specialty status for several generations of orthodontists give the 21st-century orthodontist a "map" that leads to success. This clinical presentation will discuss the facial, skeletal and dental components that must be understood and altered in order to successfully "correct" the Class II malocclusion.
The multifactoral nature of the Class II problem will be explained
Class II treatment planning based on sound diagnostic decisions will be discussed
The fundamentals of tooth movement that augment Class II correction will be illustrated